Compare LGBT Rights in Albania & Iceland

Equality Index ?
49 / 100
90 / 100
Legal Index ?
69 / 100
90 / 100
Public Opinion Index ?
29 / 100
90 / 100
Homosexual activityLegal
Since 1995
Legal
Since 1940
Same-sex marriageUnrecognized
Since 1998
Legal
Since 2010
Censorship of LGBT issuesNo censorshipNo censorship
Right to change legal genderLegal, but requires surgery
Since 2009
Legal, no restrictions
Since 2019
Gender-affirming careLegal, but restricted for minors
Since 2009
Legal
Since 2019
Legal recognition of non-binary genderNot legally recognizedRecognized
Since 2019
LGBT discriminationIllegal
Since 2010
Illegal in some contexts
LGBT employment discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2010
Sexual orientation and gender identity
Since 1996
LGBT housing discriminationSexual orientation and gender identity
Since 2010
No protections
Since 1996
Same-sex adoptionSingle only
Since 2003
Legal
Since 2006
Intersex infant surgeryFull ban
Since 2020
Full ban
Since 2019
Serving openly in militaryLesbians, gays, bisexuals permitted, transgender people banned
Since 2013
N/A
Blood donations by MSMsLegal
Since 2008
Banned (indefinite deferral)
Since 2022
Conversion therapyBanned
Since 2020
Banned
Since 2023
Equal age of consentEqual
Since 2001
Equal
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